BC-Business News Digest
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FINANCIAL MARKETS-SPLIT FORTUNES — Since stocks began tumbling two months ago, investors haven’t abandoned the market. At least, not all of it. In recent weeks, as they’ve pulled money out of funds that invest in go-go technology companies, they’ve also been buying utilities, companies that make everyday necessities for consumers and other stocks that tend to have smaller swings in price than the rest of the market. By Stan Choe and Marley Jay. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos at 3 a.m.
MARKETS & ECONOMY:
FINANCIAL MARKETS — A report on global markets, starting in Asia and updated through the close of trading on Wall Street.
EXISTING HOME SALES — The National Association of Realtors reports on sales of existing homes in October. By Paul Wiseman. UPCOMING: 130 words after release of report at 10 a.m., 350 words by 10:45 a.m.
MORTGAGE RATES — Freddie Mac reports on this week’s average U.S. mortgage rates. By Paul Wiseman. UPCOMING: 130 words after release of report at 10 a.m., 300 words by 10:45 a.m.
DURABLE GOODS — The Commerce Department releases its October report on durable goods. By Martin Crutsinger. UPCOMING: 130 words after release of report at 8:30 a.m., 300 words by 9:15 a.m.